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This week’s tip is: go plastic-free in the bakery section!

Welcome to Local Hippie’s weekly tip for living a greener life! Each week we will provide you with a quick tip to help you reduce your carbon footprint and change the world. This week’s tip is: go plastic-free in the … Continue reading

Canada’s “All The Colours Of The Rainbow Election.”

From blackface to a red butt, Canadians are about to go to the polls in an election that boasts every colour in the rainbow with an awful lot of gray areas in between. If elections could be sponsored, this one … Continue reading

Harvest Chicken Casserole

Recipe This recipe contains some fall favourites. It makes a large casserole for a group. It’s also a perfect and healthy dish to prep for weekday lunches. Feel free to season it to your taste. Harvest Chicken Casserole • 2 … Continue reading

This week’s tip is: shop smart!

Welcome to Local Hippie’s weekly tip for living a greener life! Each week we will provide you with a quick tip to help you reduce your carbon footprint and change the world. This week’s tip is: shop smart! One of … Continue reading

Your Dog’s Stomach–”The Museum of Un-Natural History.”

Not so many years from now after the earth has been destroyed by floods, wild fires, pestilence and…please see the Bible for the complete list of violent end-of-the-world options. They will then begin a massive archeological dig to discover who … Continue reading

Crunchy No-Bake Chocolate Peanut Butter Bars

Recipe Do you need to make a quick dessert for something and don’t have a lot of time or maybe you are just craving something sweet? Then you will like this recipe. It’s super quick to make, easy, and delicious; … Continue reading

Haggling – I Used To Be One Of The Best!

One recent newspaper article I need not have read was titled: “The Art of Haggling.” That’s because there was a time in my life that I considered myself one of the world’s best barterers. I came by it naturally, living … Continue reading

Crockpot Butternut Squash Soup

Recipe This is Autumn comfort in a bowl. It’s not only creamy and delicious, it’s also nutritious. One bowl of soup contains a healthy dose of fibre, Vitamin C, and has antioxidant and anti inflammatory effects. I made it the … Continue reading

This week’s tip is for the coffee lovers: Ditch K-Cups (or any plastic coffee pods)

Welcome to Local Hippie’s weekly tip for living a greener life! Each week we will provide you with a quick tip to help you reduce your carbon footprint and change the world. This week’s tip is for the coffee lovers: … Continue reading

Canada–’Apologies R Us.’

Police in Summerside, Prince Edward Island had a warning for locals this past summer–quit being so polite! Apparently so many drivers were yielding to other motorists and waving them on ahead, a rash of fender benders broke out on city … Continue reading